The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Cisco Systems, Inc.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 47 52 44
Rank change year-on-year +5 -8  
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 14 20 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 3.22% 3.00% 5.20%
As % of the Vendors category 6.83% 8.26% 12.66%
Number of salaries quoted 13 20 28
Median salary £22,000 £35,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -37.14% -33.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £29,500 £24,850
10% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £53,300 £73,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% -  

Cisco is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Staffordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 205 242 237
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 47.13% 36.34% 41.07%
Number of salaries quoted 150 210 201
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Staffordshire citing Cisco as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco in Staffordshire

Cisco
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cisco in Staffordshire.

Salary trend for Cisco in Staffordshire

Cisco
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco in Staffordshire over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Cisco in Staffordshire

Cisco
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tamworth +10 7 £20,000 -42.02%
Stafford - 3 £32,500 -
Lichfield +10 1 - - 1
Stoke-on-Trent +3 1 £22,500 -10.00%
Burton-upon-Trent 0 1 £35,000 -
Cisco
West Midlands

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT jobs citing Cisco also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Staffordshire region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 32 (57.14%) Windows
2 30 (53.57%) Active Directory
3 20 (35.71%) Microsoft
3 20 (35.71%) Firewall
3 20 (35.71%) VMware
4 18 (32.14%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (32.14%) MS Excel
4 18 (32.14%) Windows Server
5 17 (30.36%) MS Exchange
6 15 (26.79%) Linux
6 15 (26.79%) Network Security
7 14 (25.00%) Unix
7 14 (25.00%) DHCP
7 14 (25.00%) Data Centre
8 13 (23.21%) VPN
8 13 (23.21%) CCNA
9 12 (21.43%) TCP/IP
9 12 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
10 11 (19.64%) Windows 7
10 11 (19.64%) SLA
10 11 (19.64%) Citrix
10 11 (19.64%) Microsoft Certification
10 11 (19.64%) MCSE
10 11 (19.64%) PRINCE2
10 11 (19.64%) Blackberry
10 11 (19.64%) Project Planning
10 11 (19.64%) Disaster Recovery
11 10 (17.86%) Service Delivery
11 10 (17.86%) CCNP
12 9 (16.07%) CISSP

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 17 (30.36%) MS Exchange
2 5 (8.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 5 (8.93%) Site Server
3 4 (7.14%) Skype for Business
4 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 18 (32.14%) MS Excel
2 6 (10.71%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.93%) Mimecast
1 5 (8.93%) Office 365
2 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.57%) IaaS
3 2 (3.57%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (35.71%) Firewall
2 15 (26.79%) Network Security
3 14 (25.00%) DHCP
4 13 (23.21%) VPN
5 12 (21.43%) TCP/IP
6 8 (14.29%) DNS
7 6 (10.71%) VLAN
7 6 (10.71%) VoIP
7 6 (10.71%) WAN
8 4 (7.14%) LAN
8 4 (7.14%) Skype
9 3 (5.36%) BGP
9 3 (5.36%) EIGRP
9 3 (5.36%) Internet
10 2 (3.57%) MPLS
10 2 (3.57%) Multicast
10 2 (3.57%) OSPF
10 2 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (3.57%) WLAN
11 1 (1.79%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.93%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (1.79%) Finance
1 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (39.29%) Analyst
2 9 (16.07%) Security Analyst
3 8 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
3 8 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (14.29%) Operations Analyst
3 8 (14.29%) Security Operations Analyst
3 8 (14.29%) Service Analyst
3 8 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
4 7 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 7 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 7 (12.50%) Support Engineer
5 5 (8.93%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 5 (8.93%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
5 5 (8.93%) 2nd/3rd Line Technical Support
5 5 (8.93%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
5 5 (8.93%) 3rd Line Technical Support
5 5 (8.93%) Technical Engineer
5 5 (8.93%) Technical Support
5 5 (8.93%) Technical Support Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 14 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 12 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (19.64%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.57%) AS400
4 2 (3.57%) Clustering
5 1 (1.79%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.79%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.79%) SCADA
5 1 (1.79%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 32 (57.14%) Windows
2 18 (32.14%) Windows Server
3 15 (26.79%) Linux
4 14 (25.00%) Unix
5 11 (19.64%) Windows 7
6 7 (12.50%) SUSE
7 6 (10.71%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.79%) Windows 2000
8 1 (1.79%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.79%) Windows Vista
8 1 (1.79%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (19.64%) Disaster Recovery
1 11 (19.64%) PRINCE2
1 11 (19.64%) Project Planning
2 10 (17.86%) Service Delivery
3 9 (16.07%) Security Operations
4 8 (14.29%) Logistics
4 8 (14.29%) SIEM
4 8 (14.29%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 6 (10.71%) ITIL
5 6 (10.71%) Project Management
6 5 (8.93%) Migration
6 5 (8.93%) Server Building
7 4 (7.14%) Network Design
8 3 (5.36%) ITSM
8 3 (5.36%) Service Management
9 2 (3.57%) Change Management
9 2 (3.57%) Data Protection
9 2 (3.57%) High Availability
10 1 (1.79%) Incident Management
10 1 (1.79%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.36%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (32.14%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (23.21%) CCNA
3 11 (19.64%) MCSE
3 11 (19.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (17.86%) CCNP
5 9 (16.07%) CISSP
6 8 (14.29%) CCSA
6 8 (14.29%) CEH
6 8 (14.29%) CISMP
6 8 (14.29%) SSCP
7 4 (7.14%) Degree
8 2 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.79%) CCDA
9 1 (1.79%) MCP
9 1 (1.79%) MCSA
9 1 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (19.64%) SLA
2 8 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 30 (53.57%) Active Directory
2 6 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (8.93%) Hyper-V
3 5 (8.93%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.79%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.79%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (8.93%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 20 (35.71%) Microsoft
1 20 (35.71%) VMware
2 11 (19.64%) Citrix
3 9 (16.07%) Qualys
4 7 (12.50%) SonicWALL
5 5 (8.93%) Acronis
5 5 (8.93%) arcserve
5 5 (8.93%) Cyberoam
5 5 (8.93%) Intel Security
5 5 (8.93%) Kaspersky
5 5 (8.93%) Proofpoint
5 5 (8.93%) Sophos
5 5 (8.93%) Symantec
5 5 (8.93%) WatchGuard
5 5 (8.93%) Webroot
6 3 (5.36%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.79%) Fortinet
7 1 (1.79%) Juniper
7 1 (1.79%) NetApp
7 1 (1.79%) Riverbed